About the show
Betty O’Barley and Harry O’Hay are the perfect scarecrows, and the perfect couple. They’re eagerly planning their wedding, and what a day it will be! That is, if the charming, smooth talking Reginald Rake doesn’t swoop in to take Harry’s place…
The Scarecrow’s Wedding is based on Julia Donaldson and Axel Schaffer’s beloved children’s book. Created by the incomparable Scamp Theatre, the show features music, drama and plenty of laughs to keep even the smallest audience members entertained.
Julia Donaldson and Axel Schaffer have worked together on countless children’s picture books, with modern classic including The Gruffalo and The Highway Rat being adapted for stage and television. This brand-new production of The Scarecrows’ Wedding features direction from Eva Sampson (Rudolph), design from James Button, and music and lyrics by Darren Clark.
Casting includes Katy Ellis, Patrick Orkney and Michael Palmer.
Settle down for some enchanting, hilarious fun from the masters of children’s entertainment. The Scarecrows’ Wedding at Leicester Square Theatre is a sweet and cheerful hour of music perfect for introducing children to the magic of live theatre.
Recommended forAny parents who’ve read and re-read The Gruffalo to their children should secure tickets to this theatrical treat. The Scarecrows’ Wedding is a cheery and quirky show that will engage and enthral little ones.
Age Recommendations: Recommended 3+